Julie holds a BSc. Mathematics from the University of Liège (ULg) and a MSc. Actuarial Sciences from the University of Louvain (UCL). She is a qualified actuary of the Institute of Actuaries in Belgium (IA|BE). Julie is a certified Programmer in SAS from the SAS institute and further programs regularly in R or Visual Basic. After a six months internship at Reacfin in 2011, she joined the firm in 2012. She is a member of the Non-Life Center of Excellence and has performed several projects in Non-Life Insurance (pricing and capital modelling) but also in Health Insurance.
Michaël holds a Bachelor and Master in Physics from the Catholic University of Louvain (UCL) and a Master in Actuarial Sciences, also from the UCL. He is a qualified actuary of the Institute of Actuaries in Belgium (IA|BE) and also the winner of the IA|BE best master thesis in 2016.
During his time as a consultant Michaël has worked on multiple Non-life missions such as Non-life technical pricing, profitability analysis, competition analysis, BSCR computations and aggregations under Solvency II, reporting optimization and finally risk management. All this allowed him to gain a good expertise in SAS, R and Python as well as a good knowledge of statistical models (GLM, GAM,GLMM …) and machine learning algorithms (regression trees, random forest, GBM …). Michaël is also a trainer at the “Data Science Certificate” organized by IA|BE in Belgium.
Xavier is founder and CEO of Reacfin. Xavier is one of the co-authors of “Actuarial Modeling of Claim Counts: Risk Classification, Credibility and Bonus-Malus Systems” (Wiley, 2007). Xavier has obtained different academic degrees as Master in Engineering (Applied Mathematics), MSc. Actuarial Sciences and MSc. Management. Xavier is a qualified actuary of the Institute of Actuaries in Belgium (IA|BE). Xavier has extensive experience in the actuarial field obtained during his 18 years as a principal consultant for many national and multinational insurance companies. He has gained a complementary experience in various fields going from Non-Life ratemaking and provisioning to health modeling and ALM. After several years of intensive modeling activities in health, non-life and ALM, Xavier works now as reviewer and mentor for consultants. He performed several validation assignments and holds the actuarial function for a health insurance company.
Olivier is Manager at Reacfin. He holds a MSc. in Engineering and a MSc. in Actuarial Sciences with Cum Laude from the University of Louvain-La-Neuve (UCL). He is Qualified Actuary of the Institute of Actuaries of Belgium (IA|BE) and a certified Base Programmer for SAS. After a first career in banking as a senior IT engineer, he became an actuary and has acquired sound knowledge of IFRS17 and Solvency 2 frameworks (Non-Life, Health SLT). As a Consultant and an in-house Actuary, he worked on various fields such as insurance modelling, non-life reserving, product management and pricing.